Real Name:
Francesco Maddalena
Phooka, aka Francesco Maddalena, class 1978, is the official father of Homework project and is one of the founder of "Concrete Records" an independent label based in Rome. Fascinated by noises and irregular rhythms, he gets close to electronic music with IDM and experimental productions first and then with techno & more dancefloor-oriented sounds, without completely departing the first interest.


none Phooka Live @ 010 (Genova)(File, MP3, 160) Beatperminute Records none Italy 2006
HWR012 Phooka - Morning Patterns album art Phooka Morning Patterns(12xFile, MP3, Album, 256) Homework Records HWR012 Italy 2008

Singles & EPs

LB11 Phooka - Throwing Techniques album art Phooka Throwing Techniques(12", S/Sided, EP, Ltd) Love Blast LB11 Italy 2015 Sell This Version


none Phooka Live @ Blueroom (Roma)(File, MP3, 192) Beatperminute Records none Italy 2005
HWR005 Phooka - Fractions album art Phooka Fractions(3xFile, MP3, 320) Homework Records HWR005 Italy 2006
[MLR001] Phooka - Clouds & Daylight album art Phooka Clouds & Daylight(File, MP3) Microlabel [MLR001] Italy 2007
INV 008 Phooka Details(5xFile, MP3, 192) Inv3rno INV 008 Italy 2007
CNC000 Phooka - Manifesto album art Phooka, Maurizio Cascella, Daniele Bazzanti & Joe Casagrande Phooka, Maurizio Cascella, Daniele Bazzanti & Joe Casagrande - Manifesto(4xFile, MP3, 320) Concrete Records (4) CNC000 Italy 2010
CNC005 Phooka - Comoving Distance album art Phooka Comoving Distance(4xFile, MP3) Concrete Records (4) CNC005 Italy 2011